Kenya Trip 2017: Week 1, Day 4

Kenya Trip 2017: Week 1, Day 4

Just like the other days we began with our typical breakfast in the morning and introduction to the day ahead. At 8:30am we cleaned up and gathered all of our supplies for the day, loaded up vans, and set out for the local school, Gicoco …

Kenya Trip 2017: Week 1, Day 3

Kenya Trip 2017: Week 1, Day 3

Day 3 started off like the other days with a hearty energy filled breakfast at 8:00am. As a group we decided to attend service with the Morning Star Children. We boarded a matatu (Swahili for bus) with all of the children. Nine of the children …

Kenya Trip 2017: Week 1, Day 2

Kenya Trip 2017: Week 1, Day 2

Day 2 of our work in Kenya, kicked off with another wonderful start with a hearty breakfast provided by Chef Benjamin. We departed at 9:00am to visit a new orphanage that The Giving Exchange has not had the privilege to support. Dream Children’s Home is …

Kenya Trip 2017: Week 1, Day 1

Kenya Trip 2017: Week 1, Day 1

The energy was high and a lot of anticipation could be felt on our first day in Kenya. This was a result of the prior day’s voting for the Kenyan President and many other seats of government. We focused that energy to begin the day …